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Quiz 10 :

Within-Subjects Design: Can Watching Reality Tv Shows Be Good for Us

Quiz 10 :

Within-Subjects Design: Can Watching Reality Tv Shows Be Good for Us

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The key difference between the use of behavioral diaries and naturalistic observations in research is that:
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Sophie's thesis study is focused on participants' retrospective accounts about happy and sad events in their lives, as well as current events identified as happy and sad. One way in which Sophie plans to control for retrospective bias in the participants' current experiences is to have these participants:
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In a 2010 study examining mediated voyeurism and the guilty pleasure of consuming reality television, researchers found that:
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Professor Alvarado is reviewing with students for an upcoming exam. He is testing them on the advantages and disadvantages of various measurement designs. All of the following would be noted as advantages for behavioral diaries, EXCEPT:
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In a 2013 study examining the role of deservingness and emotions in relation to schadenfreude, or enjoyment gained from watching others struggle, researchers used vignettes describing college students from the same or different colleges who either deserved or did not deserve their academic success and who were then rejected from an honors program. The results indicated that:
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The process of using behavioral diaries is similar to which other type of research design?
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In a 2012 study examining how personal self-evaluation and classification of feedback are related to the experience of schadenfreude, researchers found that:
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Which of the following individuals is using a behavioral diary approach to their mental health treatment?
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According to researchers, voyeurism refers to:
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Dr. Kline emphasized to his research methods class that when conducting a pretest-posttest design it is very important to obtain baseline measurements:
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In a 2012 study examining how personal self-evaluation and classification of feedback impact the experience of schadenfreude, the participants' self-evaluation was manipulated by:
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Dr. Matthis was conducting a lecture on design methodology and was describing the type of data obtained from the use of behavioral diaries. Behavioral diaries' main use is for:
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In a 2011 study investigating the impact of self-evaluation on gaining pleasure at the misfortunes of others, researchers had:
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_____ is a German word meaning "enjoyment obtained from the troubles of others."
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Rochelle wants to survey patients who were seen at the Emergency Room within the last five years to determine their level of satisfaction with services provided. However, Rochelle is hesitant to include patients from so long ago as their recollections may not be accurate. Rochelle is mainly concerned about:
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Papacharissi and Mendelson (2007) conducted an exploratory study examining the relationship between reality appeal and the motivation to watch reality television shows. These researchers found that:
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Sabrina has been experiencing frequent migraines. Both Sabrina and her doctor are unable to determine potential triggers for her migraines. Sabrina's doctor suggests that she collect a variety of data points including mood, physical activity, environment, and time, among others. Sabrina was also asked to record in real time whether or not she experiences a migraine each day and describe the related symptoms. Sabrina's doctor is requesting the use of a:
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According to researchers social comparison refers to:
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Dr. Silva was discussing with his students the importance of conducting literature reviews while collecting information relevant to a current study. Dr. Silva noted that most recently he was searching for the _____ of "situational anxiety" and "parenting" to find relevant studies pertaining to his current research.
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Dr. Gibson has developed an electronic watch that syncs to your smartphone. One of the watch's capabilities is the ability for individuals to log information relative to their behavioral diaries. This allows individuals to record their behaviors:
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